Huawei is bidding to convince citizens in Australia, one of America’s closest allies, that its telecom gear is safe—a grass-roots fight against the government’s decision to exclude the Chinese company from its 5G build-out.19
Law enforcement and technology industry representatives pledged to step up their fight against child sexual abuse on the internet,but remained at odds over government concerns about misuses of encryption technology.1
To suppress misinformation about the coronavirus, Facebook has altered its search results, created pop-ups directing users toward public-health authorities and offered the WHO what Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg called “as many free ads as they need.”
The online retailer is struggling to stamp out third-party sellers charging exorbitant prices for virus-killing cleaning supplies, hand sanitizer and other products in high demand amid coronavirus fears.
Criminals are using concerns about the coronavirus epidemic to spread infections of their own. They are forging emails mentioning the outbreak that appear to be from business partners or public institutions in an effort to get users to open the messages, unleashing malware.